Thank you for your interest in Woodside High School. Today, parents are fortunate to have a choice as to the high school to which they send their students. Woodside High School has a strong tradition of academic success, and graduates earn acceptance to the most competitive and prestigious universities and colleges in the country, as well as overseas.
Woodside High School serves a broad spectrum of student needs, from intensive special education to university-level Calculus and Stats. All of our students demonstrate academic growth in our high-stakes assessments, as evidenced by our recent CA Similar School Ranking of a "10."
Our robust Advanced Placement program provides an opportunity for students to earn college credit; Advanced Placement courses are the most widely accepted courses in colleges and universities in the United States. Our Green and Clean Academy leads students through a robust pathway toward understanding the environment. Our Graphics and Technology Academy builds strong computer skills for students. We offer a range of computer science courses. We offer Robotics and Engineering Technology I & II in our new STEM building, as well as a plethora of digital, visual, and performing arts electives from marching band to ceramics to digital filmmaking. We have state of the art facilities including a performing arts theater, a television studio, a music recording studio, and a professional kitchen for teaching culinary arts.
Our Freshman Transition Program ensures a smooth and guided orientation to high school and the various components of student life. Our trained peer leaders work with all freshmen students throughout their first year.
In May of 2011, Woodside High School adopted the "8 Conditions" framework from the Quaglia Institute. The Woodside High School community strives to foster the "8 Conditions" in order to maximize personal, social, and academic success.